The Ninja Warriors Dated For Switch

Hamster are publishing the 1987 Taito side-scrolling action game Arcade Archives The Ninja Warriors on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (18 July) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The game was remade for Super Famicom, with the second remake, The Ninja Warriors Once Again, coming to Switch next week. Trailer and screenshots added below…

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Shusse Ozumo Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the 1984 Technos sumo wrestling game Arcade Archives Shusse Ozumo on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (11 July) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. Shusse Ozumo is the oldest sumo arcade game and was the forerunner of later Sumo Tournament games and sees players compete to become Yokozuna! Trailer added below…

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Ninja Spirit Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the 1988 Irem platform game Arcade Archives Ninja Spirit (as “Saigo no Nindou” in Japan) on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (04 July) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The arcade original was ported to PC Engine, Game Boy, and home computers.

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The Ninja Warriors Coming to Switch

Taito’s classic side-scrolling action game The Ninja Warriors is coming to Nintendo Switch as part of Hamster’s Arcade Archives series. The game originally released in Japanese arcades in 1987, was later remade for Super Famicom, with the second remake, The Ninja Warriors Once Again, coming to Switch next month. Trailer added below. Thanks to Naruki.

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Clu Clu Land Dated For Switch

Hamster are publishing the 1984 Nintendo action-maze game Arcade Archives Clu Clu Land on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (28 June) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. Manoeuvre Bubbles around the stages by grabbing posts with her outstretched hands and swinging in your chosen direction. Two-player co-op play is also possible. Screenshots added below…

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X Multiply Coming to Switch

Irem’s classic side-scrolling shoot ’em up X Multiply is coming soon to Nintendo Switch as part of Hamster’s Arcade Archives series. The game originally released in Japanese arcades in 1989 as a follow-up to Irem’s other classic shooter, R-Type. Thanks to Ryokutya.

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Wild Western Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the 1982 Taito action game Arcade Archives Wild Western on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (20 June) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. Play as a horse-riding sheriff to deal justice with your pistol to the outlaws attacking you from all directions.

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Pooyan Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the Konami fixed shooter game Arcade Archives Pooyan on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (13 June) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The game originally released in 1982, and was later ported to Famicom, MSX, and home computers. You control Mama pig whose baby pigs have been kidnapped by wolves.

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Solomon’s Key Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the classic puzzle game Arcade Archives Solomon no Kagi (Solomon’s Key) on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (06 June) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The game originally released in the arcades back in 1986 courtesy of Tecmo, and has been ported to Famicom, PC Engine, and most home computers of the period. Trailer added below…

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Alpine Ski Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the skiing game Arcade Archives Alpine Ski on the Nintendo Switch eShop this week (30 May) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The game was originally released by Taito in 1982 with the Switch version supporting Tate Mode!

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Clu Clu Land and More Coming to Switch

Hamster have just announced at the 192nd Arcade Archiver livestream that they will be bringing the classic maze game Clu Clu Land to Nintendo Switch at some point in the not too distant future. Other new Arcade Archives titles announced include the Tecmo puzzle game Solomon’s Key, the Taito skiing game Alpine Ski, the Taito topdown shooter Wild Western, the Technos sumo game Shusse Ozumo, and the Irem platformer Ninja Spirit. As always, check out the SCHEDULE for the full list of upcoming titles.

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Image Fight Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the 1988 Irem shoot ’em up Arcade Archives IMAGE FIGHT on the Nintendo Switch eShop next week (23 May) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. Invaders from the Boondoggle Galaxy have arrived to take over Earth. Take control of the powerful “OF-1” spaceship, and fend of the aliens!

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Butasan Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the Jaleco battle action game Arcade Archives Buta san on the Nintendo Switch eShop in a few hours time (16 May) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. You must try to survive the gauntlet of 100 fellow pigs while throwing bombs at each other to become the champion Pig. Video and screenshots added below…

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Ninja Gaiden Coming to Switch

Hamster are publishing the Tecmo beat ‘em up game Arcade Archives NINJA GAIDEN on the Nintendo Switch eShop in a few hours time (09 May) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The game sees you play as a ninja using the Five Ninja Fighting Arts passed on from the chaotic times of  feudal Japan, as you take out an assassin organisation through the horrifying stage “Jungle,” an American city. Screenshots added below…

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Terra Force Coming To Switch

Hamster are publishing the Nichibutsu shoot ‘em up game Arcade Archives TERRA FORCE on the Nintendo Switch eShop in a few hours time (02 May) priced at ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The game originally released back in 1987 and switches between vertical and horizontal stages. Promo video added below…

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Psycho Soldier Coming to Switch 

Hamster and SNK have just announced that the 1987 side-scrolling action game Arcade Archives Psycho Soldier will be coming to the Nintendo Switch eShop next week (25 April) priced at the usual ¥823/$7.99/€6.99/£6.29. The game will be patched to add the overseas versions of the game in approximately one month.

The Ikari Warriors sequel Arcade Archives Dogou Souken (Victory Road) was also announced for future release on Nintendo Switch.

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